Jon Keats

Bob White to launch 'John Keats: A Literary Life

Friday, 23 July 2010

Winthrop Professor Bob White from English and Cultural Studies and also Westerly Centre Board Member will launch his book John Keats: A Literary Life on Thursday 5th August at Hampstead, UK.

Bob White was recently featured in The Australian Higher Education Supplement 21/7/10 Front Page:

Holy Water by James P Othmer

Five UWAP authors to present at Melbourne Writers' Festival

Thursday, 22 July 2010

UWA Publishing is delighted to have five writers in the Melbourne Writers' Festival in August.

Words and pictures inspire winning music

Wednesday, 21 July 2010

A string quartet commemorating controversial Mexican artist Frida Kahlo (1907 - 1954) has won its composer a place at the Australian String Quartet's National Composer's Forum in Adelaide.

Ms Jo Horgan

Cosmetic boss to speak at Women's Trust lunch

Wednesday, 21 July 2010

Graduate of The University of Western Australia and founder of cosmetics company Mecca Cosmetica, Ms Jo Horgan, will be guest speaker at the eighth UWA Centenary Trust for Women's annual lunch.

UWA historian, Winthrop Professor Philippa Maddern

UWA to lead world-class research

Friday, 16 July 2010

The University of Western Australia is leading or collaborating in more than half of Australia's new Centres of Excellence announced by the Federal Government.

John Mateer - Interview

Wednesday, 14 July 2010

John Mateer, Westerly Honorary Research Associate, was recently interviewed as part of The South Project.

The interview appears on a blog dedicated to exchanges across the Southern Hemisphere, it is a spin-off of the large South Project called southern perpectives.

Limina Conference - Interview with Philip Mead

Wednesday, 30 June 2010

Winthrop Professor, Philip Mead, the Chair of Australian literature was recently interviewed for the Limina Conference and also was invited to launch the Limina journal 2/6/10 at UWA.

Please visit the Limina Website for further details.

Please visit the Interview link for further details.

Dick Mizerski with two of his Muslim students, Sharifah Fatimah Syed-Ahmad (fron

Go online for new rules from ancient laws

Monday, 28 June 2010

The internet is changing the way the ancient religion of Islam is being practised.

Winthrop Professor R.S. (Bob) White

UWA biographer sheds new light on a bright poetic star

Thursday, 24 June 2010

Reading the textbooks studied by Romantic poet John Keats during his years as a medical student at Guy's Hospital, London, gave an academic from The University of Western Australia a fresh perspective on the poet's work.

Two honorary research fellows appointed - John Mateer and Marc Wohling

Tuesday, 22 June 2010

The Westerly Centre is pleased to announce the re-appointment of an Honorary Research Associate with the Westerly Centre in the School of Social and Cultural Studies within the Faculty of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences.